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Ziperski: Jon Gruden is the wrong choice for Oakland

The days when Derek Carr was considered a dark horse MVP candidate and the Oakland Raiders a viable Super Bowl contender are now a distant memory, with Oakland having returned to the bottom of the league, a place where they’ve spent much of the last two decades. The team is in total disarray, and given that Khalil Mack and Amari Cooper are gone (perhaps to be joined by Derek Carr), it’s become clear that management has committed to a full rebuild.

Men’s basketball’s Paye day

This past week, Stanford men’s basketball team parted ways with Johnny Dawkins, and the search for a new head coach is underway. To target the right candidate, we should ask ourselves: What must the ideal Stanford men’s basketball coach have? Obviously winning is important: This person should have a winning percentage of over 85 percent…